KEN GORCZYCA: Portraits of Gaia

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

KEN GORCZYCA: PORTRAITS OF GAIA October 28 through January 13, 2023 at the Natural History Institute Gallery Ken Gorczyca is a nature-based artist, veterinarian and social activist. In this exhibition, […]

Free

Science in Conversation

Online Webinar

Science in Conversation Join the Natural History Institute for a webinar series that asks scientists to uncover the natural history in their science. Program Director Jessie Rack engages scientists across […]

Free

Event Series Nature Niños

Nature Niños

Nature Niños is a free community program for families with children ages 0-8 in the Greater Prescott Area.  Park Rangers and community partners (including NHI!) will lead child-centered play events […]

Free

Venom, Scales, and Sticky Toes: Adaptations of Amphibians & Reptiles in AZ

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

Sure, you know about rattlesnakes, but do you know about hallucinogenic toads, all-female populations of lizards, absorbing tails, cannibalistic tadpoles, or salamanders that breed as juveniles? Amphibians and reptiles in […]

The Language of Nature: Online Writing Workshop

Online Workshop

Winter means a time to reflect, to follow the inward-turning curiosity, to match language to the constant change and cycling of the natural world. Join the Natural History Institute in […]

$125

After the Whirlwind: Yavapai-Apache Scouts and the Worlds They Made

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

During the 1870s, Yavapai and Dilzhe'e Apache peoples were violently forced out of their homes in the Verde Valley, Bradshaw Mountains, Mogollon Rim Country, and around the confluence of the […]

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Event Series Nature Niños

Nature Niños

Nature Niños is a free community program for families with children ages 0-8 in the Greater Prescott Area.  Park Rangers and community partners (including NHI!) will lead child-centered play events […]

Free

Collecting Cacti and Other Stubborn Plants for Scientific Documentation

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

Spikes and spines and herbarium sheets! In this indoor, hands-on workshop, botanist and plant collection guru Dr. Marc Baker will demonstrate proper techniques for collecting and processing cacti and agaves. […]

$15

Morning Ramble – Guided Nature Hikes

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

Morning Ramble Have you ever been on a hike and wondered about the story of the place and how it came to be? Join us on a Morning Ramble to […]

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